Stilled

Paintings

Finalist

Acrylic, watercolour, wood varnish, acetate, pins, plywood, 180cm x 130cm

In order to look at them we have to look through our reflection in the glass. Simultaneously poetic and haunting, the animals stand there poised and breathless, staring at us with a meaningful gaze. Each of them dutifully represents their species, some of which are now mere memories lost over time. A shadow in our history.

by Fiona Roberts